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  1. Oscar Breakdown: Best Director

    12:00 pm PST 02/19/2014
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    This year's nominees: An old master who made a vibrant film, a younger master who made one in black-and-white, a Mexican and a Brit plus a guy who has now been nominated in this category in three of the last four years. READ MORE

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  2. BAFTA Awards: Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie and Prince William Hit the Red Carpet in London

    3:19 pm PST 02/16/2014
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    Amy Adams, Cate Blanchett, Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Leonardo DiCaprio and Oprah Winfrey also were among those who turned out for Sunday's ceremony. READ MORE

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  3. Box Office: 'American Hustle' Racks Up $200M Worldwide

    1:12 pm PST 02/13/2014
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    David O. Russell's Oscar-nominated film is the highest-grossing film for producer Megan Ellison's Annapurna Pictures while setting a domestic record for its writer-director. READ MORE

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  4. 'Dallas Buyers Club,' 'Wolf of Wall Street' Writers Reveal Their Writing Processes, Biggest Challenges

    2:51 pm PST 02/11/2014
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    "American Hustle's" David. O Russell and "Her's" Spike Jonze also were among the Oscar-nominated screenwriters taking part in a panel at the Los Angeles Film School. READ MORE

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  5. THR Nominees Night 2014: What Leonardo DiCaprio, Lupita Nyong'o Wore to the Party (Video)

    1:32 pm PST 02/11/2014
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    The evening's guests -- also including Jared Leto, David O. Russell, Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy -- dished on what they wore to the star-studded bash on Monday at Beverly Hills' Spago. READ MORE

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  6. Leonardo DiCaprio, David O. Russell Celebrate at THR's Nominees Night Soiree

    11:57 am PST 02/11/2014
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    Other guests who made the scene at Monday night's Spago party included Sumner Redstone, Jeffrey Katzenberg, "Gravity" director Alfonso Cuaron, breakout stars Lupita Nyong'o and Barkhad Abdi, "Nebraska's" Bruce Dern, and "Before Midnight" adapted screenplay contenders Ethan Hawke, Richard Linklater and Julie Delpy. READ MORE

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  7. Inside THR's Nominees Night Party: Leonardo DiCaprio Hits Bash; Cee Lo Green, Karen O Perform

    9:58 am PST 02/11/2014
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    Top performers, studio executives and below-the-line talent including David O. Russell, Jared Leto, Julie Delpy and Jeffrey Katzenberg stepped out to toast the nominees at the star-filled soiree on Feb. 10 at Wolfgang Puck's Spago in Beverly Hills. READ MORE

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  8. The Glitz and Glam at This Year's Nominees Night Party

    10:25 pm PST 02/10/2014
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    From Leonardo DiCaprio's Giorgio Armani suit to best supporting actress nominee Lupita Nyong'o's Valentino Couture gown, we find out what the Oscar nominees are wearing at THR's annual event. READ MORE

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  9. Nominees Night 2014: THR Celebrates Oscar Hopefuls With Star-Packed Soiree

    8:12 pm PST 02/10/2014
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    UPDATED: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jared Leto, Lupita Nyong'o, David O. Russell and Alfonso Cuaron were among the contenders feted at the annual Nominees Night party at Spago on Feb. 10. READ MORE

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  10. Inside the Oscar Nominees Luncheon

    6:20 pm PST 02/10/2014
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    Which nominees received the loudest applause when their names were announced? Which young nominee helped an older nominee up the bleachers for the class photo? And who made the most memorable fashion choices? READ MORE

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  11. David O. Russell, 'The Great Beauty' to Headline Los Angeles-Italia Film Fest

    1:53 pm PST 02/10/2014
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    The last major film event before the Oscars highlights Italian and Italian-American filmmakers and entertainers. READ MORE

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  12. David O. Russell Is Obsessed With J. Crew Suits

    1:08 pm PST 02/05/2014
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    Things we learn from THR cover stories: The "American Hustle" director owns five identical J. Crew suits and wears them every day. READ MORE

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  13. The Endlessly Entertaining Mouth of David O. Russell

    9:18 am PST 02/05/2014
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    The "American Hustle" director dishes on money, stalking Christian Bale and why "Silver Linings Playbook" was "an enormous emotional thing" for him. READ MORE

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  14. The Movies of David O. Russell: From 'Spanking the Monkey' to 'American Hustle'

    9:18 am PST 02/05/2014
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    The director, whose debut was a darling at the 1994 Sundance Fest, has enjoyed a string of hits with "The Fighter," "Silver Linings Playbook," and his most recent Oscar contender. READ MORE

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  15. David O. Russell Wants a Monitor From Mars: The Story Behind This Week's THR Cover

    9:17 am PST 02/05/2014
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    The "American Hustle" director was intense as ever with plenty of coiled energy while posing for the cameras, with THR's photo director remarking, "It’s hard to keep up with him." READ MORE

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  16. The Wild Imagination of David O. Russell: 'I'm an ADD Guy'

    9:00 am PST 02/05/2014
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    Forty-eight hours in the roller-coaster life of the writer-director whom Jennifer Lawrence describes as "pure creativity." READ MORE

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  17. 'Nailed': The David O. Russell Film That Never Was

    9:00 am PST 02/05/2014
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    The story behind the 2008 follow-up to "I Heart Huckabees" that never got made. READ MORE

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  18. David O. Russell: If NASA Gets 'Pristine Images From Mars,' Why Can't My Monitor?

    9:00 am PST 02/05/2014
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    The Oscar-nominated director jokes about his frustrations over using monitors on set, saying he instead chooses to stand next to a steady camera. "Half the time monitors are never reliable," says Russell. READ MORE

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  19. The Wild Imagination of 'American Hustle' Director David O. Russell: 'I'm an ADD Guy'

    8:26 am PST 02/04/2014
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    The five-time Oscar nominee on what it means to his team to get nominations, the process involved in working with Christian Bale and plans to write again for American Hustle cast members. READ MORE

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  20. THR's Stephen Galloway to Moderate LMU Filmmaker Interview Series

    9:00 am PST 02/03/2014
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    Loyola Marymount's School of Film and Television will invite filmmakers David O. Russell and Alfonso Cuaron for a new on-campus interview series, beginning February. READ MORE

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  21. WGA Awards: 'Breaking Bad's' Vince Gilligan, 'Mad Men's' Matthew Weiner Walk the Red Carpet

    8:03 pm PST 02/01/2014
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    David O. Russell, Ethan Hawke, Amber Tamblyn, Brad Garrett and Joe Manganiello also were among those attending one of the guild's simultaneous awards shows in New York and Los Angeles. READ MORE

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